Antech Converting (formerly Rimor Converting)

Antech Converting (Formerly Rimor Converting) is the UK’s premier producer of web handling equipment for the print, paper, films and packaging industry.  Antech and our partners Boschert, Haehne, Alum-a-lift & Tiltlock manufacture and supply a comprehensive range of products including:-

  • Lightweight aluminium Air Shafts
  • Differential Shafts
  • Carbon Fibre Air Shafts
  • Lug Type & Leaftype Airshafts
  • Tyre Chucks & Air Chucks
  • Mechanical and Air operated chucks
  • Safety Chucks
  • Bespoke Lifting Equipment
  • Bowed spreader rollers and many other associated products.

Antech are the official distributors for the following companies:-

Boschert - Safety Chucks, Brakes & Clutches - Boschert are renowned market leaders in the manufacture of Safety Chucks, Brakes and Tension Control Systems. Designed and extensively used throughout the paper, films, printing and converting markets to satisfy a comprehensive range of winding, unwind and roll-handling applications. Options include manual, automatic and side-lay chucks with flexible mountings.

HAEHNE - Web tension control equipment - Haehne’s products, include a range of measuring elements utilising the strain gauge principle, suitable for measuring both compression and tension forces. Other products in the range including amplifiers and controllers enable Antech to offer their clients full closed loop control solutions, either stand alone, or suitable for being incorporated into existing control equipment. Amplifiers and Controllers are available ATEX approved and therefore suitable for use in hazardous areas, amplifiers compatible for use with the following bus systems - CANopen, Profibus, Devicenet and InterBus are also available.

TiltLock - Mechanical Core Chucks - The Tilt-Lock principle is the most advanced design today, providing a truly dependable method in chucking. Thousands of companies in a wide variety of industries are realising major savings in production by converting to Tilt-Lock. Tilt-Lock teeth automatically engage to the core by the relative motion of the roll to the shaft or shaft to the roll. Tooth lock-up is instant, no tools are used.

Alum-A-Lift - Bespoke Ergonomic Lifting Devices - As an established and innovative producer of specialised lifting equipment, Alum-A-Lift inc design and manufacture bespoke, easy to use handling solutions for an extensive range of applications and industries. Tooling is designed to optimise retention, positioning and safe manoeuvrability of the payload.

Antech Converting (formerly Rimor Converting) Overview